How to reset iPhone 6s?

reset iPhone 6s

In this article, we will learn to reset the iPhone 6s. But before this, we have to know that,

Reasons for which we have to reset iPhone 6s

Several problems occur in the Apple iPhone 6s. These problems can be solved by resetting the Apple iPhone 6s. The list of reasons is given below:

  • When we use the Apple iPhone 6s continuously or without care. Then many types of technical errors come to the device. Sometimes, when we use the internet browser and go to many unknown sites. These unknown sites contain many viruses which attack our iPhone 6s. Due to these viruses, the functioning of our iPhone 6s becomes very weak. Now, because of this, we face many issues while using our iPhone 6s. We experience that many applications stop working, our mobile phone starts hanging and working very slow.
  • Not only because of viruses. The Apple iPhone 6s also starts hanging and working slow when we use it for a long time. Due to this sometimes it also starts to power on and powers off automatically. We face many issues like this. We observe that the iPhone 6s stops working the same as it used to work before.
  • Now, these were the issues related to our mobile phone’s software. There are several issues in hardware also. Like the iPhone 6s stops giving a durable backup with the battery. The network of the Sim cards does not give the proper signal. The volume of the mobile phone becomes very less audible. Our phone starts switching off without any command.
  • When we want to give our iPhone 6s to our cousins or friends. Or when we want to sell our iPhone to anyone. Then in this situation, we have to clear all of our data from the mobile phone. If we will give it to someone or sell it. Then they have to link their account on the mobile phone. So, because of this, we have to remove all of our accounts from the phone. The settings which were configured by us will also need to clear.

These were the reasons for which we have to reset the iPhone 6s. All of the given issues can be easily fixed when we will reset the iPhone 6s.
But before performing this activity, we have to know

What happens after we reset the iPhone 6s?

Given below are the things which we should know before resetting the iPhone 6s:

  • When the process of resetting the iPhone 6s will complete. After that, we will no longer able to get access to our previous data which was stored in our iPhone 6s. This data contains everything related to the photos and videos we have stored. All the music and podcasts will also get deleted.
  • After resetting our iPhone 6s. The applications and games which we have installed on the iPhone 6s will also get uninstalled. This means that we will no longer able to use these software apps and games.
  • Once the iPhone 6s will reset then it will also remove all the accounts which were linked to it. These accounts were linked on the iPhone when we first started it. Now, if we will again want to use this device then we have to again link our account to the iPhone 6s.
  • All the settings which were configured by us will also get deleted. When the iPhone 6s resets then all the settings are restored to their default form. The settings of the iPhone will become the same as a new one.

How to reset iPhone 6s?

If you want to reset the iPhone 6s then follow the steps given below properly:

  • To reset your iPhone 6s. First, you have to open the home screen of your device. To do this you have to press the power button provided on your iPhone 6s.
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  • Now, you have to reach the menu of ‘Settings’. Once you will get the option of settings then tap on it to open its menu.
  • Once the screen for the settings menu will be visible. Then you have to find the option for “general settings”. When you will get it then choose this option to open its menu.
  • Now, when the screen will be visible for the general settings menu. There you will see an option provided for “reset”. You have to select this option by tapping on it.
  • After that, you will reach the menu of “reset”. So, in this menu, you have to choose the second option which is like “erase all data and settings”. If you do not want to remove all of your data then you have to choose the option “reset all the settings”.
  • Once you will make the selection as per you want. After that, you will receive a confirmation prompt. In this, you have to choose the option of “erase iPhone”.
  • Now, if you will be asked for a password. Then provide the password. After giving the password you have to confirm everything which comes.
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After completing these steps, the process to reset the iPhone 6s will complete.

How to reset the iPhone 6s without a password?

When you have forgotten the password for your iPhone 6s. After this, you are not able to get access to your mobile phone. So, in this situation, you will have to reset the iPhone 6s. But if you don’t know to reset your phone without the password then follow the steps which will help you to do so:
We can easily reset our iPhone 6s without a password. This will happen with the help of the recovery mode.

  • First of all, you have to open your desktop or laptop to start this process.
  • Now, you have to install the iTunes application on your desktop. Remember one thing the iTunes must be of the updated version.
  • Once iTunes will be installed on your desktop. Then you have to open iTunes.
  • Now, when you will open iTunes on your desktop. After that, you have to power off your iPhone 6s
  • Once the iPhone 6s will power off. Then you have to open its recovery mode. To do this you have to hold the home button and power button together and then press them for several seconds.
  • After you will open the recovery mode then the icon of “connecting to iTunes” will be visible on the mobile phone’s screen.
  • Now, you will see a window on the screen of your desktop. In this window, you will see that there is an option given for resetting your iPhone 6s.
  • After you will click on this option which is “restore” then the process of resetting the iPhone 6s will start.

You have to wait for at least 1 to 2 minutes after that the process will complete. Now, you can easily create a new password for your iPhone 6s.

How to reset iPhone 6s with buttons?

If you want to know the process to reset the iPhone 6s with buttons. Then read the procedure given below in the article properly:
To complete this process, you will need at least 30 to 45 seconds.

  • To complete this process. First of all, you have to find the power button provided on the right edge of the iPhone 6s.
  • Once you will get this, then you have to hold the power button and then press it for at least 5 to 10 seconds.
  • Now, while you are holding the power button of your iPhone 6s. You also have to hold the home button and press it together with the power button for more than 5 to 10 secs.
  • After that, you will observe that the screen is blank. But you have to hold and press both the buttons together unless you will see that the logo of Apple is visible on the screen of the iPhone 6s.
  • Once the logo for Apple will appear on the screen. Then the process of resetting the iPhone 6s will start.

You have to wait till your iPhone 6s will restart. After the reset process will be done. Then your mobile phone will power on.

How to reset iPhone 6s with iTunes?

If we don’t remember the password of our iPhone 6s. In this situation when we have to reset our mobile phone. Then we can do this with the help of iTunes.
But to do this we should know the process to reset the iPhone 6s with iTunes. So, if you don’t know this process then follow the procedure given below:

  • First of all, we have to open our PC or laptop to start this process.
  • Then we have to install the iTunes application on our laptop. Remember one thing the iTunes must be of the updated version.
  • Once iTunes will be installed on our desktop. Then we have to open iTunes.
  • After that, when we will open iTunes on our laptop. After that, we have to power off our iPhone 6s
  • When the iPhone 6s will power off. Then we have to open its recovery mode. To do this we have to hold the home button and power button together and then press them for several seconds.
  • When we will open the recovery mode then the icon of “connecting to iTunes” will be visible on the mobile phone’s screen.
  • Now, we will see a window on the screen of our laptop. In this window, we will see that there is an option given for resetting your iPhone 6s.
  • Once we will click on this option which is “restore” then the process of resetting the iPhone 6s will start.

So, by following this process we can reset the iPhone 6s using iTunes.

How to reset the iPhone 6s without losing data?

If we want to keep the data stored on our iPhone 6s after resetting it. Then we should know that how to reset the iPhone 6s without losing data? To know this process, follow the steps given below properly:

  • First, you have to open the home screen of your device. To do this you have to press the power button provided on your iPhone 6s.
  • Now, you have to reach the menu of ‘Settings’. Once you will get the option of settings then tap on it to open its menu.
  • Once the screen for the settings menu will be visible. Then you have to find the option for “general settings”. When you will get it then choose this option to open its menu.
  • Now, when the screen will be visible for the general settings menu. There you will see an option provided for “reset”. You have to select this option by tapping on it.
  • After that, you will reach the menu of “reset”. So, in this menu, you have to choose the first option. If you do not want to remove all of your data then you have to choose the option “reset all the settings”.
  • Once you will make the selection as per your wish. After that, you will receive a confirmation prompt. In this, you have to choose the option of “erase iPhone”.
  • Now, if you will be asked for a password. Then provide the password. After giving the password you have to confirm everything which comes.

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